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MFY Volumes, Part 2

Ages 10-14
Published by MakersFactory  •  Posted 1281 days ago
Students measure a Minecraft recreation of the Parthenon of ancient Greece, and calculate its volume.
Math > Measurement and Data - Volume, area, length
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World Details and Requirements
Created by: Makers
World version: 1.080315
Supported MinecraftEdu Versions: 1.6.4, 1.7.10
World Type: Exploration, Mission Based
Tags: volume, multiplication, math, history, greece, MakersFactory


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This is part two of a two-part lesson. For the first world used, download "MFY Volumes, Part 1".

This is a MakersFactory lesson world. For more information about custom MinecraftEdu worlds, visit http://makersfactory.com/gbl-lessons.

In the context of constructing the Propylaea, the monumental entrance to the Acropolis of Athens, students will use what they know about volumes in order to predict the number of blocks necessary to complete each step of the project.

  • CCSS.Math.Content.5.MD.C.3
    • CCSS.Math.Content.5.MD.C.3a
    • CCSS.Math.Content.5.MD.C.3b
  • CCSS.Math.Content.5.MD.C.4
  • CCSS.Math.Content.5.MD.C.5
    • CCSS.Math.Content.5.MD.C.5a
    • CCSS.Math.Content.5.MD.C.5b
    • CCSS.Math.Content.5.MD.C.5c


I can't get the kids past the first obstacle. It will not let me break down the border blocks. Help!